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Sam Graves' Public Statements

Full Name: Samuel 'Sam' B. Graves
Office: U.S. House (MO) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lesley; 3 Children: Megan, Trey, Emily
Birth Date: 11/07/1963
Birth Place: Tarkio, MO
Home City: Tarkio, MO
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Sept. 13, 2013 Straight Talk: Major Decisions
Sept. 12, 2013 Graves, Luetkemeyer Continue Efforts to Improve Management of Missouri River
Sept. 12, 2013 Graves Highlights New Department of Labor Proposed Regulation in "Small Biz Reg Watch" Chairman Encourages Small Businesses to Comment on Proposed Rule
Sept. 12, 2013 Letter to Sheila Meyers, US Postal Service Manager - Reassign Zip Codes
Sept. 12, 2013 Luetkemeyer, Graves Continue Efforts to Improve Management of Missouri River
Sept. 12, 2013 Graves Votes to Protect Taxpayers from Obamacare Fraud
Sept. 11, 2013 Graves Greets World War II Veterans on Patriot Day
Sept. 10, 2013 Graves Statement on the 12th Anniversary of the September 11th Attacks
Sept. 10, 2013 The Journal of Commerce - Better Coordination Key to Helping Small Businesses to Export
Sept. 8, 2013 Straight Talk with Sam - Taking Care of Our Veterans
Aug. 30, 2013 Kirksville Daily Express - Graves Voices Concerns Over Syria
Aug. 30, 2013 Quincy Herald-Whig - Graves Links Budget Impasse, Federal Deficits
Aug. 29, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Missouri Disaster Declaration Support
Aug. 26, 2013 Making Government Leaner
Aug. 21, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader - Defunding ObamaCare
Aug. 21, 2013 Graves-Led Committee Field Hearing Highlights Economic Consequences of Missouri River Management Decisions
Aug. 21, 2013 Committee Field Hearing Highlights Economic Consequences of Missouri River Management Decisions
Aug. 21, 2013 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - Missouri River Management: Is It Meeting the Needs of Small Businesses?
Aug. 15, 2013 The Examiner - Small Business Needs Big Tax Reform, Too
Aug. 14, 2013 Wall Street Journal - GAO Study Finds Fault with Export Program
Aug. 14, 2013 GAO Report: Better Management of Trade Programs Are Needed to Help Small Businesses Export
Aug. 12, 2013 Keeping Government Employees Accountable
Aug. 9, 2013 The Hill - Small Business Panel Presses IRS Over Outreach
Aug. 5, 2013 Keeping the IRS Out of Health Care
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Ernest Moniz, Department of Energy - Westinghouse Electric Corporation and Small Modular Reactors
Aug. 2, 2013 Straight Talk - Weekly Update from Sam
Aug. 2, 2013 Graves Votes to End IRS Involvement in Obamacare
Aug. 2, 2013 Graves Applauds House Passage of the REINS Act
Aug. 1, 2013 Bloomberg Government - House Small Business Committee Chairman Urges Withdrawal of EPA Storage Tank Rule
Aug. 1, 2013 Fox News.Com - Mr. President, ObamaCare is Creating a Part Time Economy
Aug. 1, 2013 Graves Hails Judiciary Committee Passage of Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act
Aug. 1, 2013 Graves Votes to Protect Americans from Costly EPA Regulations
Aug. 1, 2013 Graves Votes to Put an End to Government Abuse
July 31, 2013 Graves Criticizes The President's "Grand Bargain' For Leaving Out Small Businesses
July 31, 2013 Graves Highlights Two New Proposed Regulations in "Small Biz Reg Watch"
July 28, 2013 Who is a Full Time Worker?
July 26, 2013 Straight Talk - Weekly Update from Sam
July 24, 2013 Committee Examines Efforts to Reduce Red Tape with OIRA Administrator Howard Shelanski
July 24, 2013 Graves, Chabot Applaud Foreign Affairs Committee Passage of Bills to Improve Small Business Trade Opportunities
July 23, 2013 The Hill - Listen to small businesses' red tape worries
July 21, 2013 Delaying the Healthcare Mandates
July 19, 2013 Graves, Hanna Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Benefit Small Construction Contractors
July 17, 2013 Committee Examines IRS Methods for Auditing Small Businesses
July 17, 2013 Graves Votes to Delay Health Insurance Mandates for American Families and Small Businesses
July 17, 2013 Graves Examines IRS Methods for Auditing Small Businesses
July 17, 2013 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - The Internal Revenue Service and Small Businesses: Ensuring Fair Treatment
July 16, 2013 ALL Small Businesses Deserve a Break from Obamacare
July 11, 2013 Republican Committee Leaders Investigate Davis-Bacon Expansion
July 11, 2013 Letter to Mary Beth Maxwell, Deputy Administrator of the U.S. Department of Labor - Davis-Bacon Act
July 10, 2013 The Hill - The Growing Trade Opportunity Overseas for Small Businesses
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